Homeowner’s and Builder’s Guide to Energy Efficient Water Heating

Homeowner’s and Builder’s Guide to Energy Efficient Water Heating

Selecting the right water heater for a home can have an ongoing impact on energy bills, as well as home comfort. This guide reviews some recent changes affecting the industry and how homeowners, builders, and contractors can select the best water heater for a home.

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Sponsor: Bradford White Water Heaters


What You Need to Know About New Water Heater Regulations

What You Need to Know About New Water Heater Regulations

New standards for water heaters will force changes on homeowners, builders and plumbing contractors while saving tons of carbon dioxide emissions and energy at the same time. This white paper explores some of the changes that homeowners and building professionals should understand about home water heaters.

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Sponsor: Bradford White Water Heaters


Choose a Condensing Water Heater for Energy Efficiency

Choose a Condensing Water Heater for Energy Efficiency

For homeowners and builders looking to install an energy efficient water heater, there is a wide range of choices on the market today. One of the top options is the condensing gas water heater, which offers a higher level of efficiency and comfort in both tank and tankless types.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Bradford White Water Heaters


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New approach makes standard water heater design more efficient

New approach makes standard water heater design more efficient

Bradford White capitalizes on functionality of refrigerators -- only in reverse




New technologies spur boiler efficiencies

New technologies spur boiler efficiencies

Navien unveils stainless steel heat exchanger; focal point of boiler due later this year

A Look Back: Best of 2017 Green Building Trends

A Look Back: Best of 2017 Green Building Trends

Here's a look back at some of the top trends of the past year, based on our conversations with builders, architects, manufacturers and other professionals in the industry.

Geothermal Heating and Cooling Movement Gaining Ground

Geothermal Heating and Cooling Movement Gaining Ground

Geothermal heating and cooling has been well understood since the 1950s, but it wasn't until the 1970s that the technology was available to make it efficient and affordable.

Flex House is the Right Size with Its Footprint and Smart Home Technology

Flex House is the Right Size with Its Footprint and Smart Home Technology

Creatively conceived, the Flex House allows homebuyers to design a home that matches their specific living needs.

High Performance Home Builders Turning to the Latest Geothermal Technology

High Performance Home Builders Turning to the Latest Geothermal Technology

EEBA Summit Features the Latest in Building Science for Better Homes.




A Cheap Water Heater May Cost More

A Cheap Water Heater May Cost More

When you're shopping for a new water heater, it's tempting to only look at the price. But that may cost you in the long run.

How to Read a Water Heater Energy Guide

How to Read a Water Heater Energy Guide

When you're researching a new water heater, here are a few things to look for.

Ask A Pro for Water Heater Expertise

Ask A Pro for Water Heater Expertise

Sure, you might be able to install a water heater. But do you know how to make sure you choose the right size? Who will you call if it doesn't work right, or begins leaking?

Save Big with A Heat Pump Water Heater

Save Big with A Heat Pump Water Heater

If you're in the market for a highly energy efficient electric water heater, take a look at the heat pump water heater, also known as a hybrid water heater.

Gas-condensing boiler delivers heat and hot water for homes

Gas-condensing boiler delivers heat and hot water for homes

In addition to its small footprint, the unit’s ultra-quiet operation makes it the perfect solution for smaller properties.

Should I Replace my Water Heater with the Same Size?

Should I Replace my Water Heater with the Same Size?

One question we often hear is whether you have to replace a water heater with the same size unit.

When Should I Replace My Water Heater?

When Should I Replace My Water Heater?

Like any appliance, there comes a point where it makes sense to install a new unit rather than putting up with one that doesn't work when you need it.

Transit-Friendly Affordable Housing Earns LEED Platinum

Transit-Friendly Affordable Housing Earns LEED Platinum

The project transformed a simple parking lot into a five-story, transit-oriented development (TOD) within walking distance of the Metro Hollywood/Highland Red Line station.

Give Your Current Tank Water Heater a Low-Cost Boost

Give Your Current Tank Water Heater a Low-Cost Boost

When a hot water faucet is turned on we expect endless hot water, especially in the shower.  But we have all experienced the not-so-hot shower caused by other demands for hot water in the home.

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